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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300



• Registration • Activity and details of Owner/Operator and other historical information

• C-GESR (4) de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 16-Mar-1984. First flight date unknown.

• TY-BBS Delivered to Air Bénin, Cotonou [Transports Aérien du Bénin dba] 31-Aug-1984.

Flew via Shannon, Ireland - Agadir, Morocco 16-Sep-1984 on delivery to Benin.

• TY-BBS Change of name to Benin Inter Regional. Cotonou Date unknown.

• TY-BBS Transferred to Benin Air Force, Cotonou, Benin, 22-Feb-1996.

• TY-23A Re registered to Benin Air Force, Cotonou, Benin, Jul-2004.

Departed Paris-Le Bourget 22-Feb-1996 after painting.

Flew Nouakchott, Mauritania - Laayoune, Morocco - Agadir, Morocco - Malaga, Spain - Toulouse, France 12-Jul-2004.

 Remained at Toulouse, France through Aug-2006 undergoing overhaul.

Note: Last reported Aug 2006.

• Current •


TY-BBS at Paris / Le Bourget - LFBG, France.
Photo: Unknown photographer © June 1989 - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photos: Unknown photographer © June 1989 - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives
TY-23A at Toulouse, France.
Photo: T. Laurant © 02 August 2006 - Michael J. Ody Collection